Teach Science with Science Fiction Films
A Guide for Teachers and Library Media Specialists
by Terence W. Cavanaugh and Cathy Cavanaugh
January 2004, 184pp, 8 1/2x11
1 volume, Linworth

Paperback: 978-1-58683-171-4
$44.95, £34, 38€, A65

Use an interactive approach to keep students engaged and excited about learning science with 25 teaching modules that cover ten major science areas. 
• One-of-a-kind tool that covers all areas of science with films
• Make learning fun while meeting science and information literacy standards

Terence W. Cavanaugh is a visiting assistant professor at University of North Florida in Jacksonville, FL.

Cathy Cavanaugh is an assistant professor at University of North Florida, Curriculum & Instruction in Jacksonville, FL.


"This guide contains lessons using films and television programs including Star Trek, Fantastic Voyage, and Finding Nemo. The guide is divided into 11 chapters, each representing a different branch of science. Each unit includes information on standards, library and reading extensions, and Web resources. There are vocabulary words, discussion questions, and a lab activity that relates to the material presented in the film."—Library Media Connection, March 1, 2005
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